I saw the news in my numerous feeds this morning that British actor, Alan Rickman, has died.
And yet the name of the actor did not immediately click. Shame on me. Yes, I know. Continue reading
And then, y’know, screens and electronics — *cough* Netflix *cough* — and a busier, more active lifestyle took over and my paperbacks turned into dust-collectors. Continue reading
We love books. We are definitely a bookish family. And Halloween books are no exception. One of the things I like to do, in part because we have SO many books and also because it’s fun for the kids, is to cycle the seasonal and holiday books. This gives them a… Continue reading
I have to say, I love a great, catchy tune. I mean, isn’t that the point? And I don’t mean those annoying dance-club-head-bopping-stuck-in-your-head catchy tunes. I’m talking about about a really great song. Add a social message or meaning in there and I’m sold. From the first time I heard… Continue reading
So, this is perfect timing. I began an October writing challenge that, well, challenges the participants to write. Every single day. Fortunately, I have two blogs so I can alternate between the two. I had planned today’s post to be a Sunday Night Jam (as a follow-up to my first… Continue reading
Welcome to my first edition of What’s My Saturday Night Jam? (Snappy title, right?) Tonight’s edition is all about that song: Macarena. That booty-shakin’ diddy sung by two old guys. Porque soy Española, didn’t you know? Continue reading
This week you may have seen circulating around Facebook this post: 1) Find out the song that was #1 the week you were born. 2) Find that song on YouTube. 3) Post that video on your wall without shame. Most ironically, it’s my birthday week, more specifically, my birthday DAY,… Continue reading